Press Release: Kelser Closes Out Another Year of Giving
EAST HARTFORD, CT - Kelser Corporation and the Kelser Foundation proudly close another successful year of giving by raising more than $43,000 in 2015.
The Kelser Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Kelser Corporation, raised just over $43,000 in donations for a variety of charities in 2015. Kelser’s largest event, the Kelser Charity Challenge golf tournament, contributed $24,000 of that number. Beyond these funds, Kelser employees donated 17 boxes of clothing to the Vietnam Veterans of America, and volunteered at Hands on Hartford, preparing and serving 206 community dinners this year.
“Community is at the very core of the Kelser experience,” said Lisa Carroll, Marketing Manager at Kelser. “We believe in giving back and paying forward. Our growth is a result of strong relationships, good citizenship, and hard work as a team.”
Fundraising activities in 2015 included the Fight for Air Climb, ERRACE, Brain Ball, Walk to End Alzheimer’s, Evening of Fine Wines, No-Shave November, and more. Benefiting organizations were the American Lung Association of the Northeast, Alzheimer’s Association of Connecticut, Manchester Community College, Hartford Healthcare Cancer Center, First Way Life, American Cancer Society, St. Jude Children’s Hospital, and others.
Find out more about the Kelser Foundation, its initiatives, and how to get involved by visiting http://www.kelsercorp.com/foundation/.
About the Kelser Foundation
For more than 30 years, Kelser has played an active role in a number of charities locally, throughout America, and across the globe. In 2011, we established the Kelser Foundation to further the American spirit of giving. Through the generosity and tireless efforts of its employees, families, and friends, philanthropy has become more than an initiative — it is our way of life.
About Kelser Corporation
Kelser Corporation, located in East Hartford, Connecticut, provides technology that speaks the language of your business. For those who need technology to enable business growth, Kelser is a technology consulting firm that delivers solutions that inspire confidence. We invite boundless creativity to achieve outcomes that inspire confidence.